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Updated: February 19, 2017 @ 2:15 pm
WASHINGTON — Don't expect designer babies any time soon — but a major new ethics report leaves open the possibility of one day altering human heredity to fight genetic diseases, with stringent oversight, using new tools that precisely edit genes inside living cells.
It's Black History Month, and Kankakee will have its official celebration at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Kankakee Public Library. A panel of past Black History Scholarship winners will speak.
The second day of the IHSA Individual Wrestling State Tournament saw only Bishop McNamara's Pauley Keane advance to a state championship match.
The sign outside says the "Conversation has begun." If the Canadian Museum for Human Rights has anything to say about it, it will continue uninterrupted.
Margaret "Maggie" Hockenberry and Jordan Grinestaff, both of Monticello, were married Oct. 8, 2016, at the First United Methodist Church in Momence. The reception was held at the Hilton Garden Inn and RiverStone Conference Center in Kankakee. Pastor Alberto Ramirez performed the ceremony, an…